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Mewries
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Population1,671 (2001)
OS grid referenceNT5434
Cooncil area
Lieutenancy area
KintraScotland
Sovereign stateUnitit Kinrick
Post tounMELROSE
Postcode destrictTD6
Diallin code01896
PoliceScots
FireScots
AmbulanceScots
EU PairlamentScotland
UK Pairlament
Scots Pairlament
Leet o places
UK
Scotland
55°35′53″N 2°43′52″W / 55.598°N 2.731°W / 55.598; -2.731Coordinates: 55°35′53″N 2°43′52″W / 55.598°N 2.731°W / 55.598; -2.731

Mewries (Scots Gaelic: Maolros, "bald muir",[1] Inglis: Melrose) is a smaw toun an ceevil parish in the Mairches, heestorically in Roxburghshire.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Gaelic Placenames collected by Iain Mac an Tailleir (2003)
  2. "Database: Melrose". Gaelic Place-names of Scotland. Ainmean-Àite na h-Alba. Retrieved 31 October 2011.